Update Saudi Arabia pledges $430m to UN's Yemen response

Saudi Arabia pledges $430m to UN's Yemen response

  • Kingdom has provided support and assistance to millions of people in need
  • Saudi Arabia ranks among the top donor countries in providing humanitarian aid
By Arab News ·

Saudi Arabia’s civil defense said a military projectile launched by Yemen’s Houthis fell in Jazan region and injured five civilians. (SPA)

Houthi missile injures 5 people in Saudi Arabia’s Jazan

  • The wounded include three Saudi citizens and two Yemeni nationals
  • Two houses, a grocery store and three vehicles were also damaged
By Arab News ·

Former US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Monday that Iran was the place to look into for extraterritorial killings and not Saudi Arabia. (File/AFP)

Iran place to look into for extraterritorial killings, says former US secretary of state

By Arab News ·

Cyprus gives Saudi Arabia ‘most favorable’ COVID-19 travel status

Cyprus gives Saudi Arabia ‘most favorable’ COVID-19 travel status

  • Travelers from Kingdom will not have to quarantine, self-isolate
By Lama Alhamawi ·

Egypt becomes first MENA country to launch Closing the Gender Gap Accelerator

Egypt becomes first MENA country to launch Closing the Gender Gap Accelerator

  • Partnership enables Egypt to highlight development stories, promote empowerment
By Mohammed Abu Zaid ·

Talks have resumed between Greece and Turkey but the friction remains

Talks have resumed between Greece and Turkey but the friction remains

  • Athens pledges not to sabotage negotiations by withdrawing but adds that it not being naive about the process
  • Ankara has faced criticism from some quarters that it is acting provocatively on a number of fronts
By Angelos Al. Athanasopoulos ·

The Saudi dividend: Oil price up 20 percent in a month

The Saudi dividend: Oil price up 20 percent in a month

  • Kingdom’s surprise output cut buoys market, along with rising demand and good news on vaccines
By Frank Kane ·

Special Archbishop who taught pope to tweet says Iraq visit offers ‘consolation, hope’

Archbishop who taught pope to tweet says Iraq visit offers ‘consolation, hope’

  • He ‘intends to reach the hearts of all Iraqis,’ ex-head of Vatican’s social media tells Arab News
By Francesco Bongarrà ·

Special Vatican correspondent hails pope’s ‘historic journey’ to Iraq

Vatican correspondent hails pope’s ‘historic journey’ to Iraq

By Francesco Bongarrà ·

Facebook Launches #LoveLocal program for Lebanon

Facebook Launches #LoveLocal program for Lebanon

By Zaira Lakhpatwala ·

Special Archbishop who taught pope to tweet says Iraq visit offers ‘consolation, hope’

Archbishop who taught pope to tweet says Iraq visit offers ‘consolation, hope’

  • He ‘intends to reach the hearts of all Iraqis,’ ex-head of Vatican’s social media tells Arab News
By Francesco Bongarrà ·

Special Vatican correspondent hails pope’s ‘historic journey’ to Iraq

Vatican correspondent hails pope’s ‘historic journey’ to Iraq

By Francesco Bongarrà ·

Facebook Launches #LoveLocal program for Lebanon

Facebook Launches #LoveLocal program for Lebanon

By Zaira Lakhpatwala ·